Britain's long-distance running machine misses out on 3,000m mark though win rewards adoring fans
Bulldozers are coming to iconic venue but they cannot destroy memories
‘No other host nation has ever increased the number of people participating’
Tom Peck on the other flame that needs to be kept alight
League One club make move in response to West Ham's successful bid to become tenants of the Olympic stadium
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West Ham were today confirmed as the new tenants
The east London club will become the tenants of the Stratford based stadium
The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has held "encouraging" talks with the National Football League over the prospect of staging games at the Olympic Stadium.
West Ham have reaffirmed their commitment to making the Olympic Stadium their new home despite the drawn-out bidding process.
A decision on whether West Ham can move into the Olympic Stadium could be put back, it has emerged.
Newcastle United caused discontent among their supporters when it was announced last season St James' Park has been renamed the Sports Direct Arena.
This is his fourth Paralympics but he is proud to have a GB able-bodied vest as well, he tells Simon Turnbull
As the great overture to the Paralympic Games plays out in the Olympic Stadium, there is an insistent message that says what follows over the next 11 days has to be seen in the same light, and with the same fervour, as the 30th Olympics.
Bradley Wiggins launched Britain's summer of sporting success with his historic win in the Tour de France and his influence is still being felt. With the action due to start tomorrow in the Velodrome, the latest to cite the Wiggins effect is Rik Waddon, one of British cycling's golden hopes in the Paralympics.
The Paralympic action is guaranteed to illuminate our care-worn lives